Immigration Legal Program

Immigration Legal Services Remote Consultations

We continue to provide Legal Consultations BY PHONE ONLY during our drop-in Legal Consultation hours:
Monday–Friday, 9am–11am.

The process is as follows:

Please Call (415) 642-4400, 9am–11am to ask for a phone consultation.

You will be screened by the receptionist. She will connect you to a legal staff member.

Please note that there is a high volume of calls and limited capacity. We provide only one remote consultation, and we may not be able to connect with everyone who calls. Please be patient with our team.

We continue to work with our existing client base. When appropriate, we will follow-up individually with our clients regarding their case, and to address any questions and provide other critical information.

Our expert attorneys and paralegal team are committed to providing high quality, low-cost and pro-bono immigration legal services to low-income Latino immigrants and their families.

We advocate and work to protect and expand the rights of all immigrants!

By helping to adjust immigration status for all who are eligible, our work positively impacts the community we serve, increasing economic self-sufficiency and leveling the field for a successful and healthy integration into this country. Our goal is to empower the immigrant community to counter xenophobic attacks and discrimination through education about local, state, and federal laws designed to protect individuals and families regardless of their immigration status.


Legal Consultation

Each immigration case presents its own challenges. Our Immigration Legal Program staff can assess the details of your individual circumstance and provide expert advice regarding how to move forward.

Processing Of Documents and Applications

Administering the correct paperwork pertaining to your case is an important part of navigating the legal system. Our legal experts can assist you in processing the proper forms and documents and make sure they go to the correct immigration authority in a timely manner.

Legal Representation In Immigration Court And USCIS

Having a legal expert with you at the time of your court appointment can be crucial. At CARECEN SF, our attorneys and paralegals are committed to representing our immigrant community when the time calls for it.

Know Your Rights Education

Empowering our community is part of our Mission at CARECEN SF. We are dedicated to providing you with the latest updates about immigration law. In doing so, we produce educational videos, workshops, webinars, seminars, and forums to educate the immigrant community of the Bay Area.

Additional Services

  • Renewal of legal permanent status
  • Citizenship and naturalization
  • Family visa petitions
  • Consular process
  • Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • T and U Visas
  • Violence Against Women Act
  • Adjustment of status
  • Asylum
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status
  • 601 waivers

And many other services

Who Benefits from our services?

  • Low-income individuals and families
  • Monolingual and/or bi-lingual Spanish/English speakers
  • Long-term and recently arrived immigrant community

Through advocacy we:

Hours of operation

Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

Drop-in legal consultations only between 9am–12pm.
First-come, first-served basis